Month: September 2019

Illinois State Rep. Pigeon Bombed.

Illinois Democratic state Rep. Jaime Andrade has been trying to do something about the problem of pigeon droppings at the Chicago Transit Authority’s Irving Park Blue Line station. In fact, the situation is so bad that some commuters refer to it as “pigeon poop station.” Andrade may want to step up those efforts as he … Read More

Jason Aldean Announces “We Back” Tour.

Jason Aldean announced he will hit the road in 2020 for his headlining We Back Tour. The 20-date trek, which kicks off on Jan. 20 in Columbia, S.C., takes its name from the lead single to Jason's upcoming ninth studio album, 9 (Nov. 22). Morgan Wallen, Riley Green and Dee Jay Silver will serve as … Read More

NMP Alice In Wonderland Cast is Announced

Alice In Wonderland Cast is Announced The characters of The Queen of Hearts, The Cheshire Cat, and The Mad Hatter are all classics in children’s literature. These characters and many more will come to life in New Minowa Players children’s show “Alice In Wonderland” being performed at New Minowa Players Theatre in Decorah October 24-27. … Read More

2019 Fort Atkinson Iowa Rendezvous The Theme for the Fort Atkinson Rendezvous, scheduled for September 28th & 29th 2019, is “Frontier Blades”

2019 Fort Atkinson Iowa Rendezvous The Theme for the Fort Atkinson Rendezvous, scheduled for September 28th & 29th 2019, is “Frontier Blades” Frontier Blades were an essential part of the Army and the early settlers, they included the Sword, the Bayonet and the Bowie Knife. These were standard items that no one would be without, … Read More

Today’s Double Shot..Mark McGuinn.

The other day I was going through old music charts, and I came upon the year 2001.  I was skimming through one of the charts from that year and I went wow!  I haven't thought of that guy or that song in a long time!  The artist was Mark McGuinn and the song was "Mrs. … Read More

Toy Hall of Fame Finalists Named!

Let's take a stroll down memory lane...The Strong National Museum of Play announced this year’s finalists for the National Toy Hall of Fame. They are My Little Pony, Masters of the Universe, Care Bears, Risk, Jenga, Magic the Gathering, Matchbox Cars, Nerf Blaster, Fisher-Price Corn Popper, coloring book, smartphone and top. They say this year’s … Read More